Beautiful 5BR with Private Heated Indoor Pool

Fun and luxury await in this amazing five bedroom three and a half bath home complete with your private heated indoor pool! This house is amenity packed with a nine-person hot tub, free to play arcade, and amazing outdoor space. Enjoy the headed indoor pool area and hot tub year round! Less than an hour from Chicago and close to the chain of lakes!

Located in McHenry, IL

BedroomsBedrooms: 5
BathroomsBathrooms: 3.5
SleepsSleeps: 12

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    On-Site Parking On-Site Parking
    Kitchen Amenities Kitchen Amenities
    Indoor Pool Indoor Pool
    Hot Tub Hot Tub
    Firepit Firepit
    Charcoal Grill Charcoal Grill
    Arcade Arcade
    Washer/Dryer Washer/Dryer
    85-Inch TV 85-Inch TV

    The Space

    Welcome to “Highwood” – your ultimate luxury getaway nestled in the heart of tranquility and entertainment. As you step inside this exquisite property, prepare to be captivated by its opulence and endless amenities.
    As you enter the property, the main floor welcomes you with an array of delights. The spacious living area boasts a magnificent 75-inch TV, offering endless entertainment for the whole family. Sink into plush seating, creating the perfect setting for cozy movie nights or thrilling game days. Nearby, the main floor bar seating invites you to unwind with your favorite drinks. The fully stocked kitchen is a culinary paradise, equipped with everything you need to whip up delicious meals. Gather around the grand 12-person dining table, where you can enjoy memorable feasts and conversation.
    Venture into the indoor pool area, where luxury knows no bounds. Take a dip in the sprawling 20×40 heated “sport” pool, or unwind in the nine-person hot tub, soothing your senses. An 85-inch TV with a soundbar ensures you never miss a moment of entertainment, even while swimming. This space is a haven of relaxation and recreation.
    Step outside to discover another world of entertainment. An outdoor bar awaits, complete with four TVs, where you can enjoy your favorite shows or sports events al fresco. Engage in friendly competition with three outdoor horseshoe games, or bask in the sun on one of the eight sun loungers in the fully fenced backyard. Whether you’re sipping cocktails or enjoying a barbecue, this outdoor space is designed for unforgettable moments.

    Make your way upstairs to the retreat of the house. The master bedroom beckons with its luxurious ambiance, offering a spacious master bath with soaring ceilings, a walk-in shower, and a soaking tub. Here, you can truly unwind and pamper yourself. Additionally, two more bedrooms await, one with a king-sized bed and another with two queen-sized beds. A second full bathroom ensures everyone’s comfort.
    Descend to the lower level, where an arcade awaits your enjoyment – and it’s entirely free to play! Challenge friends and family to your favorite games for endless fun. An additional bedroom with a king-sized bed and another fully remodeled bathroom complete this level, providing a comfortable and entertaining space.
    The main level also hosts the fifth bedroom, along with another convenient half bath, ensuring that all your guests have the utmost comfort and privacy during their stay.

    “Highwood” is not just an Airbnb property; it’s a destination in itself, where luxury, comfort, and entertainment blend seamlessly. Whether you’re seeking relaxation or excitement, this property promises a truly unforgettable experience for your group. Book your stay now and make memories that will last a lifetime.

    Guest Access and Safety: Guests have full access to the property, including amenities such as the private indoor heated pool available 24/7, hot tub, and more. It’s essential to use these facilities with the utmost care, especially if you have children with you. Additionally, you will notice that the door to the balcony in the pool room is locked to prevent any potential injuries that could occur from guests using the balcony to dive into the pool. Please note that usage is governed by the Occupancy Agreement and any provided Safety Guidelines. These documents outline additional terms, rules, and responsibilities for your stay. Take a moment to read them carefully, and if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact our team. We want your stay to be enjoyable and safe.

    After booking, you’ll receive precise address details and comprehensive check-in instructions for a smooth and convenient arrival experience.

    Things to Do in the Area

     This home is convenient to: 
    • Downtown Chicago (56 miles)
    • O’Hare International Airport (36 miles)
    • Midway International Airport (59 miles)
    • Chain O’Lakes (Fox Lake) (10 miles)
    • Six Flags Great America (18 miles)
    • Lake Geneva, WI  (25 miles)
    • Volo Museum (4 miles)
    • Morane Hills State Park (2 miles)

    House Rules

    • Maximum # of Guests: 12
    • Total # of cars allowed: 7
    • Pets are not allowed
    • Street parking is not allowed
    • Quiet Hours: 9 pm to 8 am
    • Parties and Events are not allowed
    • Smoking: Guests can smoke outside, but those who smoke inside will be charged a $1,000 fine.
    • Check-in: 4 pm – 10 pm
    • Check-out: 11 AM
    • Age Requirement: 25
    • Cancellation Policy: Full refund for cancellations made within 48 hours of booking, if the check-in date is at least 14 days away. 50% refund for cancellations made at least 7 days before check-in. No refunds for cancellations made within 7 days of check-in.
    • The minimum night stay policy varies by season and is typically either 2 or 3 nights. During checkout, please make note of this, and reach out to us with any questions or concerns. 
    • If you have any additional questions, please visit our House Rules page for more information about our policies. 


    "This place was excellent. Clean, huge, extremely comfortable beds, and the pool, hot tub, and game room made for an amazing couple of nights for our two families with 4 kids. Would highly recommend this for a private pool experience and/or staycation with another family or two."
    Scott, Airbnb starstarstarstarstar
    "My family had a wonderful time - kids and grandparents alike! We loved the swimming pool, arcade and big TV room. Host was very kind and responsive. We would definitely recommend and hope to stay again someday."
    Kaylan, Airbnb starstarstarstarstar
    "Beautiful home. Very spacious to comfortably host our group for the holiday. Host was very responsive when needed. Would love to return in the summer to fully enjoy the outdoor accommodations as well. Thank you for sharing your home with us and making this an easy stay."
    Debrea, Airbnb starstarstarstarstar
    "What an amazing place. We had so much fun. The pool is even bigger than you would imagine. An amazing house in an amazing space. We had a great time."
    Matt, Airbnb starstarstarstarstar
    "My family stayed here for the holidays. It was perfect and spacious and had everything we needed to cook. The pool was amazing to have for the kids and watching football from the jacuzzi. We honestly felt right at home. We can’t wait to go back."
    Lauren, AIrbnb starstarstarstarstar